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The salary range of employees working in Switzerland is, by default, in the range from 2,763.00 CHF (low salaries, employees' actual wages may be even lower) to 9,129.00 CHF (high salaries, actual salaries can be even higher).

This is the total monthly salary, including bonuses. Salaries vary significantly in individual job positions. If you are interested in salaries for a specific position, participate in the survey.

Average gross monthly salary in Switzerland is
4,000
5,000
6,000
7,000
8,000
9,000
 
10% 2,763 CHF
90% 9,129 CHF
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Salary ranges

Distribution of employees in Switzerland into wage bands in CHF.

Salaries by age group

Average salary and range in Switzerland by age in CHF.

3,000
4,000
5,000
6,000
7,000
8,000
9,000
<24
3,000
4,000
5,000
6,000
7,000
8,000
9,000
 
 
Average 4,098
median 3,961
10% 2,811
25% 3,309
75% 4,736
90% 5,558
25-34
3,000
4,000
5,000
6,000
7,000
8,000
9,000
 
 
Average 5,538
median 5,101
10% 2,922
25% 3,819
75% 6,767
90% 8,692
35-44
3,000
4,000
5,000
6,000
7,000
8,000
9,000
 
 
Average 6,255
median 5,867
10% 3,621
25% 4,561
75% 7,516
90% 9,369
45-54
3,000
4,000
5,000
6,000
7,000
8,000
9,000
 
 
Average 5,864
median 5,382
10% 3,042
25% 4,003
75% 7,185
90% 9,277
55+
3,000
4,000
5,000
6,000
7,000
8,000
9,000
 
 
Average 5,435
median 4,963
10% 2,751
25% 3,656
75% 6,684
90% 8,695

Salaries by gender

Comparison of the average salary of men and women in Switzerland (CHF).

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Men
5,667 CHF
5,546 CHF
Woman icon
Women
In general, in Switzerland, men earn 2.2% more than women.

Salaries in selected countries

Total average salary in randomly selected countries.

RomaniaRomania

1,016 CHF (net)

BulgariaBulgaria

928 CHF (net)

LithuaniaLithuania

1,361 CHF (net)

MyanmarMyanmar

351 CHF (net)

The newest profiles in the salary survey

List of recent respondents whose data are used in further salary survey calculations.

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Electrical Engineer
Electrical & Power Engineering
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Lugano
Education:
University education (Master's degree)
Gross monthly salary
9,028 USD
Gross monthly salary
8,000 CHF
Anually salary
108,336 USD
Anually salary
96,000 CHF
ClockPosted: 2021-01-22 18:05:40
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Lawyer
Law & Legislation
Age group
35-44
Work experience:
over 10 years
Region
Basel
Education:
University education (Master's degree)
Gross monthly salary
14,107 USD
Gross monthly salary
12,500 CHF
Anually salary
169,284 USD
Anually salary
150,000 CHF
ClockPosted: 2021-01-22 16:45:32
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Software Engineer
Information Technology
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
1 to 2 years
Region
Zurich
Education:
University education (Master's degree)
Gross monthly salary
6,207 USD
Gross monthly salary
5,500 CHF
Anually salary
74,484 USD
Anually salary
66,000 CHF
ClockPosted: 2021-01-21 21:06:50
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Operations Manager
Top Management
Age group
35-44
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Neuchatel
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
6,997 USD
Gross monthly salary
6,200 CHF
Anually salary
83,964 USD
Anually salary
74,400 CHF
ClockPosted: 2021-01-21 14:34:12
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Brand Manager
Management
Age group
Work experience:
6 to 10 years
Region
Zug
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
9,217 USD
Gross monthly salary
8,167 CHF
Anually salary
110,604 USD
Anually salary
98,004 CHF
ClockPosted: 2021-01-21 09:12:21
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Internal Auditor
Banking
Age group
35-44
Work experience:
6 to 10 years
Region
Zurich
Education:
University education (Master's degree)
Gross monthly salary
15,847 USD
Gross monthly salary
14,042 CHF
Anually salary
190,164 USD
Anually salary
168,504 CHF
ClockPosted: 2021-01-20 22:27:50
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IT Security Specialist
Information Technology
Age group
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Zurich
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
9,254 USD
Gross monthly salary
8,200 CHF
Anually salary
111,048 USD
Anually salary
98,400 CHF
ClockPosted: 2021-01-20 21:40:41
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Lead developer
Information Technology
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
6 to 10 years
Region
Wallisellen
Education:
University education (Master's degree)
Gross monthly salary
8,558 USD
Gross monthly salary
7,583 CHF
Anually salary
102,696 USD
Anually salary
90,996 CHF
ClockPosted: 2021-01-20 20:04:01
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Shift manager
Tourism, Gastronomy, Hotel Business
Age group
35-44
Work experience:
1 to 2 years
Region
Zurich
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
4,835 USD
Gross monthly salary
4,284 CHF
Anually salary
58,020 USD
Anually salary
51,408 CHF
ClockPosted: 2021-01-20 20:00:57
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Office Manager
Administration
Age group
35-44
Work experience:
over 10 years
Region
Zurich
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
8,464 USD
Gross monthly salary
7,500 CHF
Anually salary
101,568 USD
Anually salary
90,000 CHF
ClockPosted: 2021-01-20 19:51:01